Groundswell alumna Karen Tomkins, founder of Springtail Soil Regeneration placed second in the Social Innovation Challenge as part of the Hopeful Economics Conference held on April 21-22, 2017.
Being part of the Groundswell program has helped her gain clarity and direction within her business, enabling her to articulate to others what Springtail is all about.
There were many inspiring speakers shedding light on the shifting economic landscape of today, offering insight into ways people are adapting to and changing this landscape for the betterment of all.
On the final day, Karen participated in the pitch contest with Springtail, sharing her passion and dedication to help food producers rebuild and maintain healthy soil microbiology. Many inspiring business owners pitched and in the end Karen walked away with second place.